A $39 million out-of-court settlement has been reached in connection with the stage collapse that killed seven people at Sugarlandâs 2011 concert at the Indiana State Fair in Indianapolis, The Associated Press reports. The lawsuits against Sugarland, concert promoter Live Nation and 16 other defendants were dismissed Friday (Dec. 19), according to attorney Kenneth J.... Read more »
If itâs not one Oklahoman, itâs another. This week, Carrie Underwoodâs Greatest Hits: Decade #1 debuts at No. 1 on Billboardâs country albums chart, thereby dislodging fellow Okie Garth Brooksâ Man Against Machine, which had held that eminence for four consecutive weeks. Meanwhile, Tim McGrawâs âShotgun Riderâ glides to the top of the country airplay... Read more »
Country music fans, meet Genius. No, itâs not a new band but a novel way to view and interpret song lyrics and other forms of the written word. Created in 2009 as Rap Genius, the website quickly expanded into everything from the collected works of Shakespeare and the speeches of Abraham Lincoln to TV and... Read more »
CMT Hot 20 Countdown will wrap up its year-long celebration of country musicâs greatest influences with a special five-hour marathon on Dec. 27. The CMT All-Time Top 40: Artistâs Choice Marathon will highlight some of the seriesâ most memorable moments. The journey began earlier this year with a weekly countdown of artist-voted, all-genre recipients including... Read more »
On this weekâs special episode of CMT Hot 20 Countdown, fans can relive all the best moments of 2014, including some never-before-seen and utterly hilarious Luke Bryan outtakes. Or the time Garth Brooks admitted what he expected before taking the stage for his first tour in almost 15 years. âYeah, Iâm gonna get winded. Yeah,... Read more »
It pays to have friends in high places. Just ask Kelly Clarkson, who didnât hesitate to call in more than a few favors for her inaugural Miracle on Broadway benefit concert taking place Saturday night (Dec. 20) in Nashville. âHonestly? With these artists, I just called my friends and was like, âHey, do this for... Read more »
Dierks Bentley knows he has a job to do. âYou canât forget what youâre there to do on a Friday, Saturday night,â Bentley told Radio.com. âPeople have worked hard all week. Theyâre spending money for your show. Youâre there to have a good time and not get too inside yourself.â Then again, he also has... Read more »
The New York City police officers killed in Saturday's shooting are being remembered for their commitment to community and family.
Keys belonging to a missing college student in Pennsylvania were discovered in the Schuylkill River.
If you thought it was cynical of retailers to put out the Christmas stuff before Halloween, then wait ???til I tell you about the post-Christmas sales that start before Chr
Video has been released of the moment when a group of uniformed police officers turn their backs towards Mayor Bill de Blasio after two police officers were shot.
A man who fatally shot two New York police officers before killing himself told bystanders to "watch what I'm going to do" moments before the attack, according to police
Officer Rafael Ramos, who was fatally shot while sitting in his patrol car alongside his partner Officer Wenjian Liu, "will always be loved and missed by many," his aunt